Dr. Seth Jerabek is a specialist in hip and knee musculoskeletal care, including joint preserving procedures, joint replacement, and complex revision joint replacement. His practice is focused on individuals of all ages who are seeking to get back to an active lifestyle.
Dr. Jerabek has diverse and extensive training. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin with Honors in biochemistry. He then attended the University of Michigan Medical School, graduating Cum Laude. He completed his residency training at Harvard where he became interested in the biomechanics and reconstruction of both native and replaced joints, which inspired him to pursue subspecialty training in two areas.
He completed his first fellowship in Adult Reconstruction and Joint Replacement at the Hospital for Special Surgery, where he received the Clinical Excellence Award. His second fellowship was in Sports Medicine at Massachusetts General Hospital, where he had the opportunity to be a member of the medical staff for several professional sports teams.
Dr. Jerabek takes an individual approach to treating each patient with the goal of reducing pain and optimizing function.
Harvard Combined Orthopaedic Surgery Residency Program, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 2006-2010
American Board of Orthopaedic Surgery, Part 1, 2010
New York, Massachusetts
Nam, D, Jerabek SA, Haughom B, Cross MB, Reinhardt KR, Mayman, DJ. Radiographic Analysis of a Hand-Held, Surgical Navigation System for Tibial Resection in Total Knee Arthroplasty. The Journal of Arthroplasty, 2001, Dec;26(8):1527-33.
Nam, D, Cross M, Deshmane, P, Jerabek S, Kang M, Mayman, DJ. Radiographic Results of an Accelerometer-based, Handheld Surgical Navigation System for the Tibial Resection in Total Knee Arthroplasty. Orthopedics, 2011, Oct 5;34(10):e615-21.
Goodman S, Levine A, Jerabek S, Figgie M. Surgical Arthritis Service Weekly Rounds: Ankylosing Spondylitis. HSS Journal, 2011, Jul 7(2):194-205.
Jerabek SA, Haas, SB. Mechanism of Failure in Total Knee Replacement. Techniques in Orthopaedics, 2011, Jun;26(2):64-73.
Bozic KJ, Chiu V, Takemoto S, Greenbaum JN, Smith T, Jerabek SA, Berry DJ. The Validity of Using Administrative Claims Data in Total Joint Arthroplasty Outcomes Research. The Journal of Arthroplasty, 2010, Sept:25(6):58-61.
Jerabek SA, Asnis PD, Bredella MA, Ouellette HA, Poon SK, Gill TJ IV. Medial patellar ossification after patellar instability: a radiographic finding indicative of prior patella subluxation/dislocation. Skeletal Radiology, 2009, Aug;38:785-790.
Jerabek SA, Shah SN, Urquhart AG. Diaphyseal Stress Fractures in an Equestrian. The American Journal of Orthopedics, 2006, Jul;35(7):334-5.
Karunakar MA, Shah SN, Jerabek S. Body Mass Index as a Predictor of Complications after Operative Treatment of Acetabular Fractures. The Journal of Bone and Joint Surgery, 2005 Jul; 87-A(7):1498-1502.
Langenderfer J, Jerabek SA, Thangamani VB, Kuhn JE, Hughes RE. Musculoskeletal parameters of muscles crossing the shoulder and elbow and the effect of sarcomere length sample size on estimation of optimal muscle length. Clinical Biomechanics, 2004 Aug;19(7):664-70.
For more publications, please see the PubMed listing.
Kramer DE, Jerabek SA (2010). Discoid Meniscus. In L. Micheli, Encyclopedia of Sports Medicine Vol 1, pp. 374-376. Los Angeles, CA: SAGE Pulblications Inc.
Jerabek SA, Kramer DE (2010). Chronic Exertional Compartment Syndrome. In L. Micheli, Encyclopedia of Sports Medicine Vol 2, pp. 475-477. Los Angeles, CA: SAGE Pulblications Inc.